Edith Marie Taylor
Edith Marie Taylor, 84, of Salina, died Thurs March 20, 2014. She was born Feb 8, 1930 in Clifton, the seventh child of fourteen, to John and Martha (LEcuyer) Solbach.
Edith was a homemaker and with her husband Chester, owned and operated the Taylor Manufacturing Co. in Bridgeport for 23 years. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Cathedral and she was an avid card player.
Edith was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Chester Taylor, Sr.; one daughter, Anna Mae Taylor; four brothers, Melvin, Ivan, Bobby, and Everett; three sisters, Sr. Viatora Solbach, Helen Solbach, and a baby sister Solbach.
Survivors include -
Four daughters: Alice (Robert) Britt of Bridgeport
Mary Jane (Dan) Helm of Salina
Debra Taylor of McPherson
Anita (Bruce) Halpain of Salina
Five sons: John (Tammy) of Salina
Dave (Terry) of Salina
William (Linda) of Salina
James (Sue) of Glasco
Chester, Jr (Jeanie) of Salina
Three brothers: Charles (Fern) Solbach of Topeka
Mark (Susan) Solbach of Stockton, CA
Vernon (Millie) Solbach of Walla Walla, WA
Three sisters: Carolyn (Ivan) Cote of Stockton, CA
Marilyn Ayers of Omaha, NE
Mary (Glenn) Balentine of Clovis, CA
Thirty-seven great grandchildren
One great great grandchild
Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 PM Wed, March 26 at the Ryan Mortuary with a Vigil Service at 7:00 PM.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 AM Thurs at the Sacred Heart Cathedral, Salina, with burial at 2:30 PM in St Marys Catholic Cemetery, Clifton.
Memorials are to Srs of St Joseph Nazareth Motherhouse, Concordia or Sacred Heart Cathedral, Salina.